Huey Lewis is 63 today! 63! Are you kidding? Love me some Huey Lewis and The News. Back in the day when MTV played videos…(MUSIC television) and not just on a holiday, Huey owned the […]
The pop music spectacle known as the MTV Video Music Awards took place last night, and it was chock-full of – surprise – pop stars! However, there was one music superstar attendee who inspired a bit of head-scratching: Tom Petty.
You may not even realize this, as it just happened last night at Midnight. But, DirecTV dropped 24 channels from its lineup! These aren’t the random channels that nobody watches, either. We’re talking about Nickelodeon, […]
A Gilbert dance crew is looking for Arizonans’ to help win a national TV dance competition. The group, Elektrolytes, is competing on “Randy Jackson presents: America’s Best Dance Crew” and is hoping to beat 8 […]
Born in Britain and raised in the Mediterranean, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Robert Palmer[/lastfm] was all about great-fitting suits, perfectly-coiffed hair and ultra-smooth music. Surprisingly, only one of his his nine Top-40 singles went gold.
This week in 1981, “Music Television” (yes kids, they used to play music on MTV!) aired its first ever “stereo” concert. The featured band had the #1 album in the land with Hi Infidelity, which […]
Videos AND the 1980′s have both been top of mind this week with the 30th anniversary of MTV’s launch. I’m guessing that is what inspired Billboard to compile it’s “Top 10 Videos Of The 80′s” […]
Remember when MTV stood for Music Television? Thirty years ago, MTV was born on August 1, 1981. On its first day, MTV was still full of flaws; Black screens showed up in between videos when […]
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of MTV, [pullquote quote="People did things with MTV just because they were so powerful." credit="Mark Goodman"] our friends in Atlanta spoke recently with Mark Goodman, one of the original five […]
Genesisview gallery 25 years ago this week, it was an interesting competition for the coveted #1 spot at the top of the charts. The band that had the #1 single beat out a solo artist…who […]